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Clarence AshleyClarence Ashley-The House Carpenter (April 4, 1930)

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Recorded on April 14, 1930 in Atlanta, Georgia. This ballad was collected by Child as "The Daemon Lover" (Child No. 243), of which there are several variants. Harry Smith noted that the original version in the British Isles had a "supernatural theme" which didn't make it to North America.

This audio is part of the collection: 78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
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Artist/Composer: Clarence Ashley
Date: 1930-04-04 00:00:00
Source: 78rpm>CD>MP3
Keywords: Music; Acoustic; Ballad; Country; Old-Time Appalachian; Banjo Tune; 78rpm

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Subject: haunting banjo tune
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